New Frontiers in Memory Studies

Lecture Series

Current Events for

Dirk Moses (University of Sydney / Fellow at Lichtenberg-Kolleg Göttingen)  “Postwar Memory, Postcolonial Conflict, and the Construction of Genocide”

Postwar Memory, Postcolonial Conflict, and the Construction of Genocide

01/28/2020 4:00pm, Campus Westend, IG Farben Building, Room 1.414

New Frontiers Lecture Series

Ananya Jahanara Kabir (King’s College London / Humboldt Professor at FU Berlin), “Activating the archive-repertoires of memory”

Activating the archive-repertoires of memory: movement between texts and bodies

11/28/2019 6:00pm, Campus Westend, IG Farben building, 1.414

New Frontiers Lecture Series

Remembering Halbwachs: The Strange Translation and Reception History of a Selected Predecessor

Remembering Halbwachs: The Strange Translation and Reception History of a Selected Predecessor

New Frontiers in Memory Studies

11/19/2019 12:00am, IG Farben building, Room 1.414

New Frontiers Lecture Series

Archived Events

Summer Semester 2019:

Prof. Ann Rigney (Utrecht)
Memory Activism, Moving Monuments
16 May 2019 (IG 1.414, 6pm)

Summer Semester 2018:

Christina Morina (University of Amsterdam)

Die Erfindung des Marxismus: Erfahrung, Idee und Engagement im Zeitalter der Ideologien

09 May 2018 (IG 411, 6-8 pm)

Flyer (PDF)

Julia Creet (York University, Canada)

The Journey: H.G. Adler as Modernist Historiographer

15 May 2018 (IG 1.414, 12-2 pm)

Poster (PDF)

Summer Semester 2017:

Emilie Pine (University College Dublin)

The Witness and the Archive: Digitising Memories of Childhood Abuse in Ireland

27 June 2017

Poster (PDF)

Shihan de Silva (University of London)

Indian Ocean Memories and African Migrants

Film Screening & Lecture

13 June 2017

Poster (PDF)

Video: Part 1 & Part 2

Summer Semester 2016:

Verena Boos (Autorin des Romans Blutorangen) und Natan Sznaider (Professor für Soziologie, Tel-Aviv-Yaffo)

Geschichte und Geschichten des Schreckens – Wie denkt und dichtet man die transnationale Erinnerung an den spanischen Bürgerkrieg?

22. Juni 2016

Poster (PDF)
Video

Winter Semester 2015/16:

Wulf Kansteiner (Aarhus University)

Fears, Lies, and Television: The Politics of Migration Memory in Prime Time Crime

Frankfurt, 28 January 2016

Poster (PDF)

Video

Liedeke Plate (Radboud University Nijmegen)

Transcultural Rewriting as Memory Practice

12 January 2016

Video

Poster (PDF)

Daniela Berghahn (University of London)

Projecting Memories of Migration

24 November 2015

Video in three parts: Part 1, Part 2 & Part 3

Summer Semester 2015:

Aleida Assmann (University of Konstanz)

Forms of Forgetting

29 April 2015

Video

Poster (PDF)

Winter Semester 2014/15:

Nadia Butt (Justus Liebig University Giessen)

Metaphors of Memory and Modernity in South Asian Anglophone Novels and Films

03 February 2015

Video

Poster (PDF)

Michael C. Frank (University of Konstanz)

The Cultural Imaginary of Terrorism: From the “Dynamite War” to 9/11

20 January 2015

Poster (PDF)

Andrew Hoskins (University of Glasgow)

Digital Memory Studies: The Right to be Forgotten in Post-Scarcity Culture

04 November 2014

Poster (PDF)

Video

Summer Semester 2014:

Fan Jieping (International Relations, Zhejiang University)

Das kulturelle Gedächtnis chinesischer Migranten in Europa: Briefe von Turin nach Wenzhou (1957-85)

10 July 2014

Poster (PDF)

Stef Craps (University of Ghent)

Trends in Trauma Theory

10 June 2014

Poster (PDF)

Video

Sébastien Fevry (Film Studies, Louvain la Neuve)

Sepia cinema under Nicolas Sarkozy’s France. Nostalgia and National Identity

04 June 2014

Poster (PDF)

Video

Chiara de Cesari (University of Amsterdam)

European Memory: Tangles of Memory, Borders, and Race

03 June 2014

Poster (PDF)

Sébastien Fevry (Film Studies, Louvain la Neuve)

Illegal Migrants and National Memory in Contemporary French Cinema

27 April 2014

Poster (PDF)

Video

 

Summer Semester 2012:

Richard Grusin (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee)Mediashock

25 June 2012

Poster (PDF)

 

Michael Rothberg and Yasemin Yildiz (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)

What Does Coming to Terms with the Past Mean (in an Immigration Society)? Turkish/German Vergangenheitsbewältigung

Mittwochskonferenz, FZHG

13 June 2012

Poster (PDF)

Jay Winter (Yale University)

Faces, Voices and the Shadow of War

Mittwochskonferenz, FZHG

30 May 2012

Poster (PDF)